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All is not lost

Don't take that extreme step. Develop a positive attitude; help is always around the corner. »

Bon APPetit

In today’s fast-paced and challenging environment, technology has become an essential part of our lives. Whether it is a school-going student or someone pursuing a PhD, smart phones are a commodity... »
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Beyond the classroom space

Active learning makes you work harder, learn more and enjoy the whole process. »
Srini Swaminathan

A marathon for classrooms

Srini Swaminathan is running and cycling to raise money for funding classrooms in Chennai and Hyderabad. »
Careers
‘Can you tell me something about yourself?’ Focus on who you are as a person briefly with quick references to your family background. File photo.

Cracking the job interview

While applicants are comfortable with written tests, it’s the personal interview part that puts them off. A list of dos and don’ts to tackle the latter. »
VIT Chancellor G. Viswanathan and VIT vice-president G.V. Selvam display the banner showing the total offers by slot-1 companies on the VIT campus in Vellore on Saturday

Record number of VIT students makes it to top IT firms

Slot-1 IT companies — Cognizant, Infosys, Wipro Technology and Accenture — have offered jobs to 5,828 students of the VIT University, Vellore, during the campus interviews held this year for the 2... »

Have open mind, keep learning

Does being proficient in a foreign language add value to my CV when I look for opportunities abroad?Sadhve AyyarYes, it will definitely help. Knowing a foreign language is alwa... »

The pros and cons of the CSAT controversy

The apprehensions among sections of aspirants should be allayed. With the relevance of the civil services to the present order itself being questioned, faith and hope in the system need to be sustaine... »
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Colleges

Scholarship Alert

Indian Oil Educational Scholarship

Description: Students pursuing full-time regular courses in 10+/ITI, Engineering, MBBS and MBA are eligible to apply. Eligib... »

Campus capsule: Bangalore

Inauguration The Oxford Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre was inaugurated on the Bangalore-Hosur Highway, near Attibele. S. Narasaraju, Chairman, said the ins... »
St. Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore, observed Onam recently with pookalam.

Campus capsule: Mangalore

Onam: St. Joseph Engineering College, Mangalore, celebrated Onam festival recently. Students designed a ‘Pookalam’ (flower rangoli). Ajith Menezes, Director-in charge, lighted the ‘Nilavilak... »
Students taking oath at 25th Graduation Day programme of TTIT, KGF.

Campus Capsule: Kolar

‘Jubilee’ convocation: The 25th Graduation Day of Dr. T. Thimmaiah Institute of Technology (TTIT) was held on September 7. Vasagi, former Vice-Chancellor of Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu,... »
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Schools
In appreciation: Thank you for bringing out the best in me.

Unsung heroes

They inspire, clear our doubts, dispel our ignorance, and lead us from darkness to light. A tribute to teachers. »
Students of Indrali English Medium School giving a cultural programme during the district-level Teachers Day celebrations in Udupi on Friday.

Fall in number of Kannada-medium schools a concern: Sorake

Urban Development Minister Vinay Kumar Sorake said more parents and students were now attracted to English-medium schools. »
Teachers and school children watching a live telecast of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi speech on the occasion of Teacher's Day at Heera Public School in New Delhi on Friday. Photo: Shiv Kumar Pushpakar.

Snag, power outages spoil Modi’s speech at many schools

Parents complained of non-availability of any facility to them as they had to wait for hours to pick up their wards. »  
Shilpa, a class 10 student in Himachal Pradesh, has built a bullet train model that is based on the magnetic repulsion effect of similar poles of magnets. (photo for representation purpose only)

Himachal student makes bullet train model

The model will be displayed at the national-level Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE) exhibition in New Delhi from Oct 6 to 8. »
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